President Obama in Tahoe to address Lake Tahoe Summit, Highlighting Environmental Record

by Placerville Newswire / Aug 11, 2016 / comments

[By Louisa Loveluck]  President Obama will address the annual Lake Tahoe Summit at the end of this month, the White House confirmed Monday, in a move intended to help cement his legacy as a reformer on environmental issues.

The Aug. 31 event will take place on the Nevada lake's South Shore, a backdrop the president's remarks will focus on as he underscores a commitment to addressing climate change and preserving the country's natural treasures for future generations.

"President Obama has made these issues a priority for his administration, and looks forward to discussing how we can continue to work towards a solution," White House Deputy Press Secretary Eric Schultz said in a statement...

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